Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1937

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1937
1-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1901
Apr–May 1937
2-Month
7.93"
(201.42mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1936 1986
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1901
Mar–May 1937
3-Month
9.94"
(252.48mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
-1.87"
(-47.49mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1930 1985
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2003
Feb–May 1937
4-Month
13.92"
(353.57mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1932 1986
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2003
Ties: 1938
Jan–May 1937
5-Month
21.71"
(551.43mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1935 1986
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1998
Dec 1936–May 1937
6-Month
27.72"
(704.09mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1936 1986
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Nov 1936–May 1937
7-Month
30.04"
(763.02mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
3.76"
(95.51mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1935 1951
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1984
Oct 1936–May 1937
8-Month
36.09"
(916.69mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1936 2001
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2003
Sep 1936–May 1937
9-Month
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
6.82"
(173.23mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1936 1941
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Aug 1936–May 1937
10-Month
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
6.07"
(154.17mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1936 2002
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Ties: 1997
Jul 1936–May 1937
11-Month
52.25"
(1,327.15mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
7.50"
(190.50mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1936 2002
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jun 1936–May 1937
12-Month
57.10"
(1,450.34mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
7.76"
(197.10mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1936 1981
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Dec 1935–May 1937
18-Month
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
12.00"
(304.80mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1936 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jun 1935–May 1937
24-Month
109.68"
(2,785.87mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
11.05"
(280.67mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1936 1927
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jun 1934–May 1937
36-Month
161.48"
(4,101.59mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
13.38"
(339.85mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1936 1927
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1998
Jun 1933–May 1937
48-Month
201.30"
(5,113.02mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1936 1927
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2019
Jun 1932–May 1937
60-Month
251.59"
(6,390.39mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
4.92"
(124.97mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1936 1989
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/